AMERICAN, POSSIBLY PENNSYLVANIA, FOLK ART PAINT-DECORATED WALKING STICK / CANE, maple, with all-over black-spotted decoration, fitted with modern rubber ferrule. Together with an Arts and Crafts laminated pine magazine rack with pyrographic black-spotted decoration. Two pieces total. 19th/20th century. 34 3/4" L (cane). 14 1/2" HOA, 12" WOA, 9" DOA (magazine rack). Provenance: Property from the estate of John R. Salak, Amissville, VA.
Cane in very good condition with minor cracks and areas of wear to paint-decorated surface. Magazine rack with wear and small losses.